The address for Patrick Air Force base in Florida is Patrick AFB, FL. The base is located between Cocoa Beach and Satellite Beach in Florida's Brevard County. The 45th Space Wing is stationed on this base and is in charge of the launch of unmanned rockets for the U.S. military.
The unit assigned to the base manages the rocket launches from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station. Rockets launched from this location typically carry military and weather satellites, scientific equipment for NASA, and commercial loads for communication companies. The base was named after Major General Mason M. Patrick, who previously served as the chief of the air service from October 1921 until 1927.